• Democrat Joe Manchin says he won't vote to confirm Neera Tanden, Biden's pick for White House budget director

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Sen. Joe Manchin speaks to the press in Washington, DC
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    Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin said he won't vote to confirm Neera Tanden.
    Tanden, who is Biden's nominee for OMB director, is now unlikely to be confirmed.
    Manchin cited Tanden's "overtly partisan statements" and tweets in explaining his opposition.
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    Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia on Friday said he won't vote to confirm Neera Tanden, who President Joe Biden tapped to be director of the Office of Management and Budget. It's now...
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  • Here's the Democratic wish list after Biden's 'go big' stimulus

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer speak after a press conference on Capitol Hill on December 20, 2020 in Washington, DC.
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    Democrats are setting their sights past Joe Biden's stimulus - on funding for infrastructure, climate change, and more.
    They could draft another reconciliation bill, but some have already introduced bills on immigration and health care.
    Biden has said he will not propose any additional funding until his stimulus passes.
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